Defining Maturity In The Glass Castle By Jeanette Walls

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Age doesn’t define maturity. Older people are always believed to be more mature; however, this is only because they have had more life experiences. They have faced many situations in life, but there exist young people who have been through their fair share of hardships which turned their innocent skin into strong armor. In the book,”The Glass Castle,” a young girl named Jeanette Walls is brought into this world by a selfish mother and a low-life father. The only reason she and her siblings are able to survive is because their parents like to act like they are doing a good job, but neglecting your children and letting them find food for themselves isn’t good parenting.After her mother finishes all their money on her non-existent art career,

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